Education services

Capita works in partnership with schools, academy trusts and local authorities to provide specialist expertise, ensuring every child and young person receives a good education, is in a safe and healthy environment and is given expert guidance to realise their full potential.
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We offer a variety of education services from across our education businesses.

At Capita we provide traditional back office support services such as HR to schools and multi academy trusts. We also have a specialised education and skills support organisation, Entrust.

Entrust is a joint venture company between Staffordshire County Council and Capita and has supported educational establishments across England to improve outcomes since 2013.

As an education and skills support services organisation, we’re all about excellence in education, creating better outcomes and making things easier for our customers. It’s central to everything we do.

We have expertise in school improvement, special educational needs and inclusion, property and maintenance, technology and software solutions, financial management, skills and employability and are a key provider of outdoor learning programmes including the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award and the National Citizen Service


of Staffordshire pupils now attend good or outstanding schools compared to 63% in 2012.


schools currently work with Entrust, improving outcomes since 2013.


schools supported by our HR & Payroll platform, that can be tailored to the needs of multi academy trusts.

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Continuous professional development

Our digital CPD will support you and your school to drive sustainable education improvement, raise standards and provide educational excellence.

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Education support services

Comprehensive, flexible and tailored people management support to schools. Our flexible and comprehensive service can support and guide you through those pressures to ensure good relations.

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Digital devices for disadvantaged children

The Department for Education has announced that thousands of vulnerable children will be receiving digital devices for remote learning.

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HR and payroll services for education

We’re proud of the role we’ve played as the leading education support provider for the last 30 years, supporting schools, academies and multi-academy trusts to drive up standards in education.

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Education improvement

Our well-established School Improvement Service has vast experience of leading and shaping new initiatives at Local Authority level.

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Learning and skills development

Our well-established School Improvement Service has vast experience of leading and shaping new initiatives at Local Authority level.

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Education and children’s services

We help your teams work more efficiently, so you can invest your time and resources on improving the lives of children and families.

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